Employment Opportunities

All applications for employment with Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County and other county extension associations must be submitted through the Cornell University Employment System . We do post available job opportunities on this page when they become available with links to the Cornell website, for your convenience.  

Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and individuals with Disabilities. Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are supportive of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.

4-H Youth Development Educator – Animal Science

The Cornell Cooperative Extension of Orange County 4-H Animal Science Educator serves as a member of the 4-H Youth Development team to assist in planning, management, implementing, and evaluating of 4-H Youth Development programs. The Educator will be responsible for promoting program objectives and plans in all areas of 4-H Youth Development with emphasis on School & After School programming and Animal Science including, but not limited to: Dog, Rabbit, Sheep, Poultry, Goat and Horse. This position will manage and coordinate collaborations with 4-H Clubs, community programs, schools and after-school program staff as well as provide guideline and oversight to 4-H volunteers.
Below are the Qualifications and Responsibilities of the Educator. Full position descriptions will be given to candidates during the selection process. This is a full time, benefits eligible position, working 40 hours per week. All interested candidates must apply online at:


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Deadline for applying is June 18, 2018. Position closing dates may change based on Association needs.

Taste NY Market Manager - Central Valley, NY

This position will be responsible for the day-to-day management, organization, and coordination of all aspects of the Woodbury Commons Taste NY Program, which highlights local NY farm products, per the established Plan of Work. This position will supervise program staff and will provide oversight for program volunteers. This position will oversee marketing and communication initiatives in support of the Woodbury Commons Taste NY Program. This position is responsible for assessing local system needs, trends, marketing, product sources, financial management and record keeping, and will provide support for research, evaluation and documentation of agricultural marketing and agri-tourism strategies. 

This is a full time, benefits eligible position. Full position attached.All interested candidates must apply online at https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/CCECareerPage/job/New-York-State-Other/Taste-NY-Market-Manager---Central-Valley--NY_WDR-00014333

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Deadline for applying is May 3, 2018 Position closing dates may change based on Association needs.

Agriculture -- Community Horticulture Resource Educator

The Community Horticulture Resource Educator develops and delivers an education program focused on community horticulture, recycling/composting, school garden network, and invasive species management. Also includes the planning, management, and operations of the Master Gardener Volunteer Program, which involves volunteer recruitment, training and oversight. The Community Horticulture Resource Educator will analyze and identify educational needs and provide development, delivery, evaluation, direction, management and coordination of educational efforts.The Community Horticulture Resource Educator will oversee the Horticulture Diagnostic Lab and volunteers.This is an exempt, full-time, benefits eligible position, 40 hour work week. All interested candidates must apply on-line at:


Deadline to apply is May 21, 2018. Deadline may change depending on the Association needs.

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Peggy Kral
Executive Administrator

Last updated June 6, 2018